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Flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AM

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Des Moines to Milwaukee Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee. United frequently offer the best deals on Des Moines to Milwaukee flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Tue 10/11
1 stop
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Thu 10/13
1 stop
$254
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United
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Thu 10/13
1 stop
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Tue 10/18
1 stop
$254
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United
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Thu 10/27
1 stop
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Mon 10/31
1 stop
$254
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How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to Milwaukee?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Milwaukee, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $302.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Des Moines to Milwaukee based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Des Moines to Milwaukee?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Des Moines to Milwaukee.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $254
14-21 days $0 $254
21-30 days $0 $254
30-60 days $0 $284
60-90 days $0 $334
90+ days $0 $0

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Milwaukee

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Des Moines to Milwaukee is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$254 $416 $254 $284

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to Milwaukee by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Des Moines to Milwaukee flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Des Moines Milwaukee United 10/27/16 10/31/16 1 $254
November Des Moines Milwaukee United 11/11/16 11/13/16 1 $284
December Des Moines Milwaukee United 12/15/16 1/2/17 1 $334

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Des Moines to Milwaukee. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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$254
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$254
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$254
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$254

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee is $254.

The average price for direct flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Des Moines to Milwaukee. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Milwaukee is $254.

Des Moines to Milwaukee Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Des Moines to Milwaukee?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to Milwaukee Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AMNumber of routes searched: 27Number of itineraries searched: 9,615

Wondering which airlines fly out of Des Moines to Milwaukee? We've gathered the average price of Des Moines airlines with flights to Milwaukee. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Des Moines to Milwaukee
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
United DEN
American CLT
American DFW
American PHX
Delta DTW / CVG
United IAH
American DCA / ORD
United ORD / DEN
Delta ATL
Delta MSP / DTW
United DEN / ORD
United ORD / EWR

Des Moines to Milwaukee Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and Milwaukee. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Des Moines to Chicago American, Delta, United $207
Flights from Des Moines to New York American, Delta, United $282

Cheap Domestic Flights to Milwaukee - MKE

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Delta, United $254
Flights from Omaha to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $271
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Flights from Omaha to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $206
Flights from Rochester to Chicago American, Delta $218
Flights from Lincoln to Chicago Delta, United $266
Flights from Moline to Chicago American, United $297
Flights from Waterloo to Chicago American $289
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago American, United $292
Flights from Dubuque to Chicago American $289
Flights from Sioux City to Chicago American $243
Flights from Kansas City to Atlanta Delta, Frontier $97
Flights from Kansas City to New York American, Delta, Spirit $185
Flights from Omaha to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $293
Flights from Kansas City to Madison American, Delta, United $276
Flights from Kansas City to Detroit Delta, Spirit $81
Flights from Kansas City to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta Check Dates
Flights from Omaha to Dallas - Ft Worth American $178
Flights from Kansas City to Dallas - Ft Worth American $191
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Flights from Kansas City to Denver Frontier $87
Flights from Omaha to Grand Rapids American, Delta $302
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Flights from Kansas City to Washington American, Alaska, Delta, United $187
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